News from Montgomery 4/22/18

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By Lois Lumbra — Finally some sunshine but still had some cold wind BUT I think it was warming up as the sun gets around this afternoon. ANYHOW I still appreciated the sun. We had a welcome surprise at Church today, Pastor Ed and Judy Sorrell came and joined us. It was a wonderful surprise and they said it was like coming home. They were with us for sixteen wonderful years. Pastor Bonnie and Nord Hovermann and the Sorrells have been friends for years.

Sunday afternoon Ruth Smith came to visit her Mother Gila Domina, while here they raked up the front lawn and once out of breath they sat on the porch and had a drink of punch and chatted awhile before Ruth returned home.

I would like to announce the arrival of Mackenzie Reagan Fuller, she arrived to proud parents Dana and Alyssa Fuller, on March 16, 2018, and also her sister Charlotte was excited to welcome her new little sister. Maternal Grandparents Jesse and Karen Soule of town, George and Lisa Fusco of Sandwich, Massachusetts. Paternal Grandparents Kim and Ward Manley of Enosburg; and David Fuller of Richford. Maternal Great grandmother Nancy Combs of town. ( May your new baby daughter bless your life with joy and happiness, Congratulations to everyone!!!)

The deadline for the Historical Society Scholarship application is May 1. All Montgomery graduating High School Seniors going on to further education/training are eligible. You can download the application on line at

UNITY… National Day Of Prayer… May 3, at Lincoln Park in Enosburg at 7 p.m. Come and join area Christians for Prayers for our communities, our State and Nation.

Get Well wishes for Joe St. Cyr he is at the Medical Center in Burlington.

Birthday Wishes to: Barry Domina, 4/30; Madeline Senesac 5/1; McKenzie McGovern 5/2; Violet Begnoche 5/3 & Brielle Hardy 5/3; Hazel O’Shea , Janessa Ryea 5/4; Micky Abell, Ken Greco and Waylon Marshall 5/5.

Anniversary wishes to Darren and Lynn Drevik.

Quoted ..I hate it when I see an old person and then realize we were in the same class at school. Age is merely the number of years the world has been enjoying you and me.

As I bring this to a close… the sun is still shining and with the front doors open we get the warmth here in the living room. Just Wonderful!!! To all have a wonderful week… L.T.A.

Lois Lumbra
Lois Corse Lumbra

Lois was born in 1941, growing up in Fletcher, Vermont, where she attended a one-room school for her first 8 years. Lois later married Francis “Sonny” Lumbra in 1959 and raised a happy family.

The two started out in Montgomery on North Hill at the dairy farm where Sonny was born, moving to their home in the village in 1965 where they both live to this day.

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